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The green sea turtle (Collections for young scholars, volume 2)

by Chris Meramec

  • 161 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Open Court Pub. Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Green turtle

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11348149M
    ISBN 100812622723
    ISBN 109780812622720

    Green sea turtles are the world’s largest species of hard-shelled sea turtle. While most individuals weigh about to pounds ( to kilograms), some can be as heavy as pounds ( kilograms). These turtles are found nesting along the coastline of more than 80 countries, with the largest nesting populations found in Costa Rica and Australia. Green sea turtles spend. Take a closer look at these encyclopedia books including information about animal habitats, behavior, and scientific classification. Animal Bytes Animal Bytes. Find quick information and fun facts with these 1-page easy resources about animals from A to Z. Sea Turtles. A sea turtle's life is extraordinary.

    The green turtle helps keep nearshore ocean habitats healthy — acting a bit like a gardener. Just like mowing the lawn keeps your lawn full and green, a sea turtle’s grazing helps keep seagrass beds healthy and plentiful (trimming the ends of the seagrass stimulates new growth). Get this from a library! Green sea turtle. [Tom Jackson] -- "In this book, young readers will learn about the diet, life cycle, behavior and habitat of sea turtles."

    Get this from a library! I am a sea turtle: the life of a green sea turtle. [Darlene R Stille; Todd Ouren] -- Describes the life of a green sea turtle. What are sea turtles? --Habitats and food --Living underwater --Amazing journeys --Baby sea turtles --Green sea turtles in danger --Helping sea turtles --What's next? --Sea turtle helpers --Fact file --Try it! --Useful words --Find out more --Index. Series Title: Fast track (Brown Bear Books (Firm)) Responsibility: by Nancy Dickmann.


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The green sea turtle (Collections for young scholars, volume 2) by Chris Meramec Download PDF EPUB FB2

Provides a look at the characteristics of the world's seven species of sea turtles, and examines the steps presently being taken to protect the green sea turtle from extinction. Read more Read less Explore our editors' picks for the best kids' books of the month See which new books our editors' chose as this month's favorites for kids of all ages.5/5(1).

Product details Age Range: 4 - 8 years Grade Level: Preschool - 3 Lexile Measure: ADL (What's this?) Hardcover: 40 pages Publisher: NorthSouth Books (September 1, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: 10 x 4/4(1).

However, in some cases the mixture of specifics and generalities becomes confusing. For example, in Green Sea Turtle, most of the facts presented apply to all sea turtles, though no other species are mentioned.

Typical spreads feature a full-page photo on the right, with text and a smaller picture on the : It's nice to see a book supporting the survival sea turtle.

A cute story about a brave turtle is "The Adventure of Thomas the Turtle". The Green Sea Turtle book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. It is night on Raine Island All is quiet except for the g /5. This book describes green sea turtles, presenting information on their physical characteristics, behavior, and reproduction The Gentle Green Giant -- An Ocean-Loving Turtle -- Keeping Warm -- Food For Turtles -- Mating and Multiplying -- Nesting Mothers -- A Rough Childhood -- Tired Turtles -- Deadly Dangers -- An Uncertain FuturePages: A green sea turtle's life cycle starts when a female lay's her eggs on a beach.

A female turtle can lay up to eggs. Created with CAST's UDL Book Builder After about two months the baby sea turtles hatch, and the hatchlings make their way to the water. Each of the seven species, ranging from the well-known green turtle to the mysterious flatback, receives its own chapter detailing diet, behavior, range, and nesting beaches.

Sidebars throughout the text go into more detail on techniques such as radio-tagging turtles. The author is eloquent in his appeal for the conservation of sea by: The green turtle is a large, weighty sea turtle with a wide, smooth carapace, or shell. It inhabits tropical and subtropical coastal waters around the world and has been observed clambering onto.

Threats to Sea Turtles. Green sea turtles face dangers on land and in the ocean. Green Sea Turtles are in danger even when they are growing in their nest.

On land, humans are a threat because they use they dig up and use sea turtle eggs. Humans also hunt sea turtles for their shells or to sell their parts aroudn the world. Not surprisingly it is a haven for sea turtles, especially the green sea turtle that the locals call honu.

And the honu are dying. The book follows the search for the cause of rampant spread of the disease called FP, most notably characterized by the growth of tumors on the soft tissues of turtles/5. Of the seven species of sea turtles, six are found in U.S.

waters; these include the green, hawksbill, Kemp's ridley, leatherback, loggerhead, and olive ridley. Sea turtle nesting Although sea turtles live most of their lives in the ocean, adult females have to return to beaches to lay their eggs.

Oh my fucking god, read this thing. I took in a significant amount of knowledge whilst reading this. And I know a fucktton about sea turtles. Spotila makes the subject so accessible, turtle veterans and new comers alike won't be able to put the book down. The level of detail is impressive/5.

Green sea turtle Taxonomy. The green sea turtle is a member of the tribe Chelonini. A study clarified the status of genus Chelonia Description. Its appearance is that of a typical sea turtle.

mydas has a dorsoventrally flattened body, a beaked head Distribution. The range of the green Family: Cheloniidae.

Sea Turtles are magnificent creatures. This beautiful watercolor book is factual and fun. Come learn about the different kinds, their habitat and what we can do to help them. A learning book. Under cover of darkness, a little green turtle climbs out of her sandy cradle. Isabel Müller’s remarkable and engaging account of sea turtles—creatures that have roamed the Earth for over two hundred million years—is as important as it is compelling for young and old ed on: Septem Character history.

The Green Turtle aided the Chinese in guerrilla warfare against the Japanese invaders in World War wore a green cowl and a cloak with a turtle-shell design. Most origin stories around the comic say that Hing initially wanted to make him an overtly Chinese hero, but his publisher would not allow this, believing there would not be a sufficient market for an Asian First appearance: Blazing Comics #1 ().

Follow the Moon Home: A Tale of One Idea, Twenty Kids, and a Hundred Sea Turtles (Children's Story Books, Sea Turtle Gifts, Moon Books for Kids, Children's Environment Books, Kid's Turtle Books).

Range: Green sea turtles are one of the world’s largest species of turtle, weighing around kg and measuring between m long. They have a strong, tear-drop shape shell, called a ‘carapace’, which covers most of their body, except for their head and four flippers.

"The Green Sea Turtle - Read Aloud Animal Tales Follow the green sea turtle as she swims through the sea feeding on algae and sea grass. Trace the life cycle of this reptile as she travels to the beach where she once hatched to mate and lay her eggs.

Learn how newly-hatched baby turtles must avoid predators as they crawl to the sea.5/5(2). The book uses amazing pictures and carefully written words to teach children basic facts about six species of sea turtles. The pictures provide a great look at sea turtles swimming in ocean waters and walking on beaches.

They all look good in black and white and are excellent on the full color kindle/5(14). Sea Turtles by Gail Gibbons is an entertaining non-fiction book. Kids learn about a number of different types of sea turtles along with fun facts about their diet, habitat and size.

Includes information about the green sea turtle so kids can learn more about Gertrude when they visit SeaLife. Great book for kids ages 4 - 9 years old.The most dangerous time of a green sea turtle’s life is when it makes the journey from nest to sea.

Multiple predators, including crabs and flocks of gulls, prey on hatchlings during this short scamper. Eating Habits Unlike most sea turtles, adult green sea turtles are herbivorous, feeding on sea .